The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 34 73 54
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -19
Permanent jobs citing BGP 13 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 4.69% 1.12% 0.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.31% 5.26% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 1
Average salary £54,250 £37,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.66% -21.05%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
BGP
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Communications & Networking Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
61 95 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 22.02% 21.30% 22.88%
Number of salaries quoted 53 91 61
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BGP across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

BGP
Salary Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BGP across the Bedford region.

BGP Salary Trend in Bedford

BGP
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BGP across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

BGP Salary Histogram in Bedford

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing BGP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited BGP.

1 20 (100.00%) Cisco
1 20 (100.00%) CCNP
1 20 (100.00%) CCDP
1 20 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 20 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 20 (100.00%) CCSA
1 20 (100.00%) Network Security
1 20 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 20 (100.00%) Spanning Tree
2 19 (95.00%) Load Balancing
2 19 (95.00%) CCSE
2 19 (95.00%) OSPF
2 19 (95.00%) MS Visio
2 19 (95.00%) LAN
2 19 (95.00%) WAN
3 18 (90.00%) Microsoft
3 18 (90.00%) Firewall
4 17 (85.00%) Network Management
5 14 (70.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 14 (70.00%) TCP/IP
6 13 (65.00%) Check Point Certification
6 13 (65.00%) Wireshark
7 12 (60.00%) tcpdump
8 6 (30.00%) MS Excel
9 4 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
10 3 (15.00%) CCNA
11 1 (5.00%) CCDA
11 1 (5.00%) MS Office
11 1 (5.00%) IBM
11 1 (5.00%) Time Management

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing BGP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited BGP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 19 (95.00%) MS Visio
2 6 (30.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 20 (100.00%) Network Security
1 20 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 20 (100.00%) Spanning Tree
2 19 (95.00%) LAN
2 19 (95.00%) WAN
2 19 (95.00%) OSPF
3 18 (90.00%) Firewall
4 14 (70.00%) TCP/IP
5 13 (65.00%) Wireshark
6 12 (60.00%) tcpdump
7 1 (5.00%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
Job Titles
1 19 (95.00%) Consultant
2 14 (70.00%) Network Consultant
3 9 (45.00%) Network Security Consultant
3 9 (45.00%) Security Consultant
4 5 (25.00%) AWS Consultant
5 4 (20.00%) Cisco Consultant
5 4 (20.00%) Cisco Network Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Security Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Network Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Network Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (95.00%) Load Balancing
2 17 (85.00%) Network Management
3 14 (70.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.00%) Time Management
4 1 (5.00%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 20 (100.00%) CCNP
1 20 (100.00%) CCDP
1 20 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 20 (100.00%) CCSA
2 19 (95.00%) CCSE
3 13 (65.00%) Check Point Certification
4 3 (15.00%) CCNA
5 1 (5.00%) CCDA
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Cisco
1 20 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 18 (90.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.00%) IBM
Bedford, Bedfordshire
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Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + 6,900 car allowance + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago